Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Middleware
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 65 58
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7 +1
Contract jobs citing Middleware 19 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.77% 0.97% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.00% 4.27% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Northamptonshire median daily rate £500 £500 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.31% +7.62%
10th Percentile £404 £369 £342
90th Percentile £558 £550 £537
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £455 £400
% change year-on-year +9.89% +13.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Middleware is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 211 211 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.80% 22.71% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 143 86
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £270 £313 £256
90th Percentile £550 £550 £553
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Northamptonshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Middleware in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Northamptonshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Northamptonshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +20 19 £500 +26.98% 1
Middleware
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) ERP
3 7 (36.84%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) SaaS
5 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) SAP
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Teradata
6 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 3 (15.79%) Data Mapping
6 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
6 3 (15.79%) RESTful
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) API Design
6 3 (15.79%) Big Data
7 2 (10.53%) Infor M3
7 2 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (10.53%) OpenShift
7 2 (10.53%) Docker
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) Microservices
7 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
7 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Infor M3
2 1 (5.26%) Infor CloudSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Ant
1 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
1 2 (10.53%) Gradle
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
1 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
1 2 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Integration Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Integration Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Integration Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) RESTful
2 2 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.26%) SonicMQ
3 1 (5.26%) Velocity
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) DataPower
1 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ERP
2 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
4 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) API Design
5 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Data Mapping
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Microservices
6 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.26%) IT Governance
7 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Jython
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Teradata
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Infor
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Apigee
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) ION Trading
4 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.26%) Siebel
4 1 (5.26%) Talend